The Nordic Academy Proficiency Course teaches participants the correct basic technique in a 2-3 hour intensive learning clinic. It is the best method of acquiring the Nordic Walking technique if attending regular classes is not an option (ideal for those people who have hectic lives or live in remoter areas of Australia!)
Pre-requisites for Participation
Participants should have an adequate fitness level to be able to walk continuously at a moderate pace for at least twenty minutes.
2-3 hour 'Learn To' clinic includes:
Overview of NW - history and health benefits
Warm up and mobilisation exercises
Acquiring the basic NW technique
Guided Nordic Walking practise
Correction exercises for common technique mistakes
Stretching exercises for NW
Locations & Dates - Spring 2014
Location Course Dates Close of Registration Melbourne 6 - 7 September 2014 15 August Perth 13 - 14 Sept 22 August Adelaide 20 - 21 Sept 29 August Hobart 4 - 5 October 12 September Sydney 11 - 12 Oct 19 September Canberra 18 - 19 Oct 26 September Brisbane 25 - 26 Oct 3 October
** Proficiency Courses run from 2pm - 5pm
Extra courses are offered in your area if sufficient demand allows - please contact us for more information.
Please Note: If you missed the C.O.R date, contact us on 1300 791 740 - we still might have places available!
Course package includes:
- Hire of 'ONE WAY' Nordic Walking poles on the day
- Quality tuition by an experienced Nordic Academy NW Trainer
- Take home notes
- Certificate of attainment - 'Nordic Walking Proficiency'
Participation is $99 AUD
To register your place in this Proficiency Course click here. Places are limited so early registration is recommended to avoid disappointment!
NB. See closing dates listed above for registration deadlines.
A minimum number of participants is required for each course to go ahead. In such a case that a course does not run, notification to registered participants will be given and rescheduling or a full refund will be offered.
Cancellation by participants for the Proficiency Course will attract a $30 fee if notified 21 days or more before the course date. Cancellations of less than 21 days will result in a 50% refund of the course cost. Registration is valid and a place in the course is reserved when a completed registration form, supporting documents and full payment has been processed and accepted.
For all enquiries please contact the National Training Manager via firstname.lastname@example.org or phone: 0433 775 227.
created by Patrick Burtscher and Maree Farnsworth, Founders Nordic Academy